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  • New ICD-10 diagnostic code will promote better care for Veterans with blast injuries to the brain

    Should brain injury caused by a blast wave from an explosion be considered distinct from a TBI caused by a physical impact?

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  • Helping Veterans cross the digital divide with improved access to health care

    Seeing a doctor can be a challenge for people living in rural communities. That’s why VA is making it easier than ever for Veterans to access health care. 

  • Birmingham VA welcomes hundreds of new applicants

    Over 750 potential candidates lined up as early as 6:30 a.m. Sept. 24, seeking employment with Birmingham VA.

  • Innovation Revolutionary: Inclusion and equity in kidney disease treatment

    Innovation revolutionary: Entrepreneur in Residence Dr. Priya Joshi works to develop a more equitable process in treating and identifying Veterans with kidney disease, hypertension and diabetes.

  • Houston VA surgeon performs reconstructive surgery

    Houston VA has performed more than 160 head and neck free flap reconstructive surgeries since the program was developed in 2017.

  • Women Veterans and chronic pain

    Chronic pain interferes with women Veterans’ daily lives. Talk to your VA provider about an individualized pain management plan.

  • #Live Whole Health #140: Acupressure for head and neck

    Do you have “text neck?” or pain in your head and neck? This acupressure for head and neck pain can help.

  • Join the fight to end domestic violence

    Significant progress has been made toward identifying, preventing, and helping those who experience domestic violence, but there is still work to be done.

  • The 2022 Shark Tank competition finalists

    2022 VHA Shark Tank competition finalists will present their pitches at the Innovation Experience in October.

  • Online medical debt relief application now available

    VA has simplified and streamlined the application process for medical debt relief, allowing Veterans better access. Apply for and receive medical debt relief now.

  • Golden Age Games a lifeline for Houston Veteran

    Rena Dugat’s daughter died at 34 from ovarian cancer. She escaped the darkness and despair by volunteering and then competing in the Houston Golden Age Games.

  • The benefits of eating breakfast… recipes and videos

    Learn about the many benefits of eating breakfast. Here are fast, healthy and easy breakfast ideas.

  • Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregiver program expansion

    Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers has expanded to now include caregivers of eligible Veterans of all service eras.